Originally designed pincushions and emerys whimsically created just as they were in the past. Deborah uses early sewing techniques from the 18th and 19th century to bring her artful creations to life. Sewing has always been a part of her life. From the beginning she loved the process of transforming fabric and thread into something whimsical and creative. She then discovered the beauty and imaginative design of antique sewing pieces and was inspired by the range of craftsmanship and color they portray.